St. Cloud has been named as one of the Top-25 hockey towns in America for 2019, joining four other Minnesota cities on the list.

St. Cloud (SCSU Huskies) came in at #16 in the country, one spot ahead of #17 Duluth (UMD Bulldogs). Minneapolis (Minnesota Gophers) came in at #20.

Two of the top three national spots went to Minnesota cities with #2 St. Paul (MN Wild) and #3 Mankato (MSU Mavericks) behind only #1 Grand Forks (UND Fighting Hawks).


SmartAsset conducted the ranking looking at hockey things, but also considered quality of life data for each city. You can see their full methodology HERE.